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2011 A great year of teaching at UNB

Communications

Posted: December 20, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: In the Media


Thirteen outstanding teachers at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton were recognized this year for their commitment to post-secondary education, dedication to students, and teaching excellence. Among the 2011 award winners are Diana Austin, a professor in the Faculty of Arts who was recognized at the national level with a 3M national teaching fellowship, and John Grant McLoughlin, a...

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Take HEART program expanded to help more New Brunswickers

Communications

Posted: December 19, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Fredericton


Take HEART – a program that offers an introductory level of physical activity as well as nutritional counselling to persons at risk of developing chronic medical conditions – will be available to more people in 2012 as the result of an investment by the provincial government. "We know that many New Brunswickers are at risk of developing chronic illness or are already dealing with these...

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UNB Saint John mobile app launched

Communications

Posted: December 15, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Saint John


The University of New Brunswick Saint John has launched its first mobile application for smartphones. The mobile app, available for Apple devices such as the iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad, provides convenient access to the most frequently requested information and electronic resources such as UNB news or campus maps. The UNB Saint John mobile app is available for free on the Apple App store. It...

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UNB Faculty of Engineering Announces Dean s List for 2010-11

Communications

Posted: December 8, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: In the Media, UNB Fredericton, UNB Saint John, myUNB


Two hundred and twenty-six students in the faculty of engineering at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2010-11. The dean of engineering, David Coleman, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year. During the 2010-11 academic year, 1113 students...

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UNBF Faculty of Nursing announces Dean s list for 2010-11

Communications

Posted: December 8, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Saint John, myUNB, In the Media, UNB Fredericton


Three hundred and ninety students in the faculty of nursing at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, Moncton and Bathurst have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2010-11. The interim dean of nursing, Dr. Gail Storr, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year. During the 2010-11 academic...

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UNBF Faculty of Kinesiology Announces Dean s List For 2010-11

Communications

Posted: December 6, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: In the Media, myUNB, UNB Saint John, UNB Fredericton


Ninety-eight students in the faculty of kinesiology at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2010-11. The dean of kinesiology, Wayne Albert, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year. During the 2010-11 academic year, 456 students were enrolled in...

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UNB Faculty of Computer Science Announces Dean s List For 2010-11

Communications

Posted: December 5, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Saint John, In the Media, UNB Fredericton, myUNB


Forty-two students in the Faculty of Computer Science at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2010-11.The Dean of Computer Science, Ali Ghorbani, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year.During the 2010-11 academic year, 285 students were...

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UNB alumnus and entrepreneur helping redevelop Saint John

Communications

Posted: December 3, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: In the Media


He's flipped houses, apartments and commercial buildings, but his ultimate goal is to flip Saint John. Keith Brideau, the founder and vice-president of the development company Historica, says he wants Saint John to be one of the best cities in Canada, and sees no reason why it shouldn't be. The 30-year-old saw a niche in uptown Saint John for redeveloping older buildings, and has already...

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UNBF Faculty of Arts Announces Dean s List for 2010-11

Communications

Posted: December 1, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Fredericton, In the Media, myUNB, UNB Saint John


Two hundred and ten students in the faculty of arts at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2010-11. The dean of arts, Dr. James Murray, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year. During the 2010-11 academic year, 1186 students were enrolled in...

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UNBF Faculty of Business Administration announces Dean s List for 2010-11

Communications

Posted: December 1, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: UNB Fredericton, UNB Saint John, In the Media, myUNB


One hundred and fifty-seven students in the Faculty of Business Administration at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton have earned a place on the Dean’s List for 2010-11. The dean of business administration, Robert Austin, announced that the students who qualified for the list attained a sessional grade-point average of at least 3.7 or A- for the academic year. During the 2010-11...

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UNB Saint John students helping change lives through education

Communications

Posted: December 1, 2011 4:00:00 AM AST

Category: In the Media


SAINT JOHN - What Coun. Peter McGuire is calling an "academic revolution" is transforming life for students of Hazen-White/St. Francis School and has resulted in provincial assessments climbing, says principal Jennifer Carhart. The most recent results show Grade 4 reading up 28 per cent, Grade 8 math up 57 per cent, and Grade 5 math up by 33 per cent. "When you look at a small school, a small...

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